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08-01-2004, 01:07 PM
South Mississippi Correctional Institution

Ron King, Superintendent

South Mississippi Correctional Institution

Post Office Box 1419

Leakesville, MS 39451

(601) 394-5600

Superintendent's Fax (601) 394-4451

Records Dept. Fax (601) 394-4897

SMCI houses male offenders who are classified to primarily A and B custody levels (minimum and medium security). SMCI also offers housing for approximately 140 offenders classified to C and D Custody level (maximum security). There are no female offenders housed at SMCI. SMCI is the only state institution with a para-military “Boot Camp Program”. The Regimented Inmate Discipline

The RID Program consists of four phases lasting approximately five weeks each. There are eight treatment program components offered; five are mandatory and three optional. The mandatory components are: Discipline Therapy, Psychological Counseling, Alcohol and Drug Counseling, Pre Release Counseling, and Aftercare Strategies. Adult Basic Education, Discipleship Study, and Community Service Work Projects are optional treatment components offered.

SMCI is divided into three areas:

SMCI I - Johnnie Denmark - Lockdown (Buildings 7 & 8), Bldg. 9, 10, 11, 12, Vo Tech, Law Library, Gymnasium, MPIC, Academic School

SMCI II - James Brewer -Buildings A, B, C, D, E, Lockdown, Law Library, A & D Program, South Mississippi Medical Services

SMCI III - Joe Errington - Deputy Warden - Central Security, R1, Regimented Inmate Discipline, Emergency Response Team, K-9 Unit

For visitation information, see For questions on visitation policies, contact Ms. Becky Reeves (

08-20-2004, 01:05 PM